The Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis: Identifying Structural Disorders

David M. Schwartzberg, Maia Kayal, Edward L. Barnes

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Chronic disorders of a pelvic pouch may result from structural complications secondary to postoperative surgical complications which manifest as a variety of symptoms. Knowing the crucial pitfalls of pouch construction can guide treatment options in patients suffering from signs of pouch failure.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)863-867
Number of pages5
JournalInflammatory Bowel Diseases
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1 May 2024


  • IPAA
  • J-pouch
  • complications
  • pouch
  • structural


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